Canadian Association of Gastroenterology position statement: fecal microbiota transplant therapy.

@article{Moayyedi2014CanadianAO,
  title={Canadian Association of Gastroenterology position statement: fecal microbiota transplant therapy.},
  author={Paul Moayyedi and John K. Marshall and Yuhong Yuan and Richard H. Hunt},
  journal={Canadian journal of gastroenterology & hepatology},
  year={2014},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={
          66-8
        }
}
The increasing public interest in fecal microbiota transplant (FMT) raises serious concerns, when the application of this treatment is still in its infancy and long-term safety is not yet established. Indeed, there is evidence that anecdotal reports of success from initial results of uncontrolled studies are encouraging patients to try this line of treatment in the absence of medical direction or supervision. It is important that medical practitioners, the media and the general public are made… CONTINUE READING

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